Edward Ju (gundam@loop.com)
Fri, 18 Feb 2000 23:46:55 -0800

>Hi All,
>All-Right! This is my first real E-mail to the group.
>I just got my first Gundam Wing model kit (Heavyarms for all interested) and
>was wonder for any other model kit constructors out there: what do you use
>for the "panel lines" on the legs? I first tried paint, but it was WAY too
>hard w/ what I had available to me at the time. (black paint and a
>toothpick-yippee!) Anyway I wound up using a Uni-Ball Vision
>waterproof/fadeproof pen, (micro for small lines, thin for the bigger lines)
>which seems to work well, it comes out a very little thick, but it still
>looks OK, and even if it smudges, it just wipes away clean as long as if
>doesn't sit to dry. Well, to get to the main question: what do you use for
>these lines? if you use anything?
>Any replies will be greatly appreciated

Those are great. You can go to art supply stores to find similar pens
that have finer tips if what you are using now is a bit thick. There's also
the Gundam Marker pens from Gunze Sangyo, if you can find some at your local
hobby store.


New items added at least once a week! Check out my eBay auctions at:
Please note the URL exceeds 80 characters and ends with "rows=0" not "userid"

Gundam Mailing List Archives are available at http://gundam.aeug.org/

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.0b3 on Sat Feb 19 2000 - 16:47:18 JST